03/04/2013 05:14 pm ET

Escort Says She Was Paid To Make Up Claims About Robert Menendez: Court Docs

An escort who appeared on a video claiming Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) paid her for sex has told Dominican Republic police that she was instead paid to make up the claims in a tape recording and has never met or seen the senator before, according to court documents and two people briefed on her claim.

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